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Can Lowe’s Follow Home Depot’s Solid Q1 Results With Strong Growth Of Its Own?

by Trefis Team
Have more questions on Lowe’s? See the links below. Home Depot Or Lowe’s- Who Is Operating More Efficiently? Lowe’s Steps Up Its Canada Operations With RONA Acquisition Home Depot Or Lowe’s — Which Retailer Is Doing Be...
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Are Restaurants Gaining By Introducing Healthier Menu Options?

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Most fast food restaurants are introducing menu items which are healthier, preservative free, and do not contain artificial ingredients. McDonald’s  (NYSE:MCD) has been the front runner in these menu innovations and the company is trying to...
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Improvement In Hollister May Not Be Enough To Drive Sales Growth For Abercrombie

by Trefis Team
Abercrombie & Fitch  (NYSE:ANF) is set to report its first quarter results (three months ended April 2017) on May 25, 2017. It is expected to be a tough quarter for the company, with its earnings and revenue expected to be sharply down from t...
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Guess’s Current Focus Is To Grow Its International Business And Focus On Profitability With A Reduced Presence In The Americas

by Trefis Team
Guess is slated to release its Q1 FY 2018 earnings on May 24th (fiscal year ends in January). The company is currently focusing more on its international markets, that account for more than half of its business, and towards that end, we expect to...
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ESPN’s Profits Can Still Grow, But Cord-Cutting Is A Real Threat

by Trefis Team
As the crown jewel in Disney’s  (NYSE:DIS) diversified entertainment business model, the ESPN network is responsible for almost 30% of Disney’s value, according to our estimates – indicating an estimated standalone value for The...
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Local News, Live Sports: Facebook’s Latest Strategy To Increase User Engagement

by Trefis Team
Facebook  (NASDAQ:FB) had a strong Q1 2017, with revenues increasing 49% year on year on the back of strong growth in advertising revenues. Advertising on its core platform comprises nearly 80% of Facebook’s total revenues. However, the company e...
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What To Expect From Best Buy’s Q1 Earnings

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Best Buy  (NYSE:BBY) is scheduled to announce its fiscal first quarter results on Thursday, May 25. The company reported mixed results in the fourth quarter, as its earnings beat market expectations but revenue missed. The retailer’s enterp...
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Why We’ve Raised Our Price Estimate For ArcelorMittal To $23

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ArcelorMittal announced the completion of a 1:3 reverse stock split yesterday, with every three shares of the company being consolidated into one new share. Whereas the reverse stock split does not impact the company’s market capitalization...
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Brisk Growth In Payment Volumes Increases Visa’s Share Of U.S. Credit Card Market To Over 52% For Q1

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Visa captured 52.5% of credit card purchases volumes in the U.S. over Q1 2017, as the payment processing giant continued to process more credit card payments than its three rivals combined. The payments industry is seasonal, with purchase volu...
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Why We Revised Our Price Estimate For Western Digital To $75

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Hard-drive and flash storage provider Western Digital (NASDAQ:WDC) has seen a few strong quarters after the addition of SanDisk’s flash storage products to its business. Since the $19 billion acquisition went through, Western Digital has re...
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How Did JetBlue Perform Operationally In April?

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JetBlue Corporation  (NYSE:JBLU) managed to report good increases in all key operational metrics to kick off Q2 2017. The carrier grew its capacity at a rate of 6.6% y-o-y in April, bringing the year-to-date capacity growth to 4.8%, much higher i...
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Tata Motors Earnings Preview: Negative Mix To Impact Profits

by Trefis Team
Have more questions on Tata Motors? See the links below. Tata Motors: Earnings Review Tata Motors’s Q2 Results Were Marred By FX Revaluation And Hedging Losses Three Reasons Why Trefis Is Bullish On Tata Motors Tata Motors’...
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Here’s Why Dish Network Can Benefit From Amazon As A Partner

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Dish Network ‘s (NASDAQ:DISH) pay-TV business is struggling a bit, as the company lost 143,000 net subscribers in Q1 2017 despite solid gross additions. It appears that the company is now looking at other revenue streams to drive growth, an...
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How Did United Perform Operationally In April?

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United Continental  (NYSE:UAL) posted quite a solid quarter this time around, starting FY 2017 with a bang. This momentum seems to have carried into the second quarter as well. All the key metrics for the month of April grew positively, easily su...
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Why GM Is Pulling Its Chevrolet Brand Out of India

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General Motors (NYSE:GM) has announced that it plans to stop selling Chevrolet brand cars in India at the end of 2017 . The company currently runs two production facilities in the country. It will keep the Talegaon facility operational and use it...
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